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‘War for the Planet of the Apes’ roars past ‘Spider-Man’

BY JAKE COYLE NEW YORK (AP) — Monkey business still pays. "War for the Planet of the Apes" took down "Spider-Man: Homecoming" at the North...

Disney fans get look at ‘Incredibles 2,’ ‘Wreck-It Ralph 2’

BY LINDSEY BAHR ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — When it comes to Disney, they like to keep it in the family, whether it's getting a...

Q&A: Franken, Letterman take on climate change

BY LINDSEY BAHR LOS ANGELES (AP) — David Letterman and Sen. Al Franken were both feeling frustrated about pessimism around the topic of climate...

Emma Stone says male co-stars have helped her get equal pay

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Emma Stone says that male co-stars have taken pay cuts to ensure she received equal pay on films. Speaking to tennis...

‘Despicable Me 3’ and ‘Baby Driver’ win, ‘The House’ doesn’t

BY LINDSEY BAHR LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Minions are still a box office force and original stories are scoring big, but not the R-rated...

‘Transformers: The Last Knight’ debuts to a franchise low

BY JAKE COYLE NEW YORK (AP) — The hulking machines of "Transformers" are no longer box-office behemoths in North America. But they're still big...

NBC says ‘Downton Abbey’ movie production to start in 2018

BY ANNABELLE LIANG SINGAPORE (AP) — A "Downton Abbey" movie is in the works, with production likely to begin in 2018, an NBCUniversal executive said...

Star Wars’ Han Solo spinoff film loses directors

BY LINDSEY BAHR LOS ANGELES (AP) — There's been a disturbance in the force and the young Han Solo film is suddenly without a director....

‘Cars 3’ speeds to No. 1, Tupac biopic nets strong debut

BY LINDSEY BAHR LOS ANGELES (AP) — "Wonder Woman" fell to second place in its third weekend in theaters, but it's still doing the...

Director John Avildsen dies at 81; won Oscar for ‘Rocky’

BY JAKE COYLE and ANTHONY McCARTNEY LOS ANGELES (AP) — John G. Avildsen, who directed "Rocky" and "The Karate Kid" — two dark-horse, underdog favorites...

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Community awaits answers in fatal Minnesota police shooting

BY AMY FORLITI and JEFF BAENEN MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — An Australian woman who called 911 to report what she believed to be an active sexual...

Abortion waiting period goes back to court

BY | Dara Kam The News Service of Florida THE CAPITAL, TALLAHASSEE......... The Florida Supreme Court put a temporary block on a 2015 law requiring women...

Tropical Storm Don forms; fourth named storm of 2017

Tropical Storm Don has formed in the Atlantic Ocean. According to the National Hurricane Center, an area of low pressure about 500 miles east of...

Results of Dunbar waste site testing expected by September

City Manager Saeed Kazemi assured city council members that new tests would be conducted on a Dunbar property used for dumping toxic chemicals in...